Curriculum Vitae

Jesse C. Harrington
Sculptor/Carver
Jesse@harringtonsculpture.com
www.harringtonsculpture.com
267-979-3800
Po Box 38
Birchrunville Pa. 19421

Education

  • 1993-1994, Bennington College 
  • 2000-2004, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa. Certificate Program, Sculpture major.
  • 2003-2006, Continuing education with Stuart Mark Feldman.  Schuylkill Academy of the fine Arts.  Philadelphia, Pa.

Exhibitions

  • Annual Student Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts May 1st – June 1st 2003
  • Annual Student Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts May 1st – June 1st 2004
  • Schuylkill Gallery, Philadelphia Pa. Juried exhibition, June 20006
  • Schuylkill Gallery, Group exhibition, October 2006
  • Schuylkill Gallery, Juried exhibition, June 2007
  • Artists’ House Gallery, Exhibition, April 30th – June 1st 2008
  • Chester Springs Studios “All about Trees” Group Exhibition, June 1st – July 1st 2008
  • William Ris Gallery, “The Riots of Spring!” Group Exhibition, April 1st – May 1st 2009
  • Bucks County Gallery Of Fine Art “Sculpture Showcase” Annual Juried Exhibition, Ellen Landis Juror    Oct 10th – Oct 30th 9009
  • William Ris Gallery, Group Exhibition July 1st - August 1st 2010
  • Bucks County Galley of Fine Arts “Elements Unearthed” Solo Exhibition. Sept. - Oct. 2011
  • Philadelphia Invitational Funiture Show April 12th-14th 2013
  • Philadelphia Invitational Funiture Show April 4th-6th 2014
  • Master Wood Working Exhibit Phoenixville Village Arts Center - October 2014
  • Fine Furnishing Show - Pautucket Armoury RI November 7th-9th 2014
  • Philadelphia Invitational Funiture Show April 12th-14th 2015
  • Washington Craft Show - Washington Armory, Dc, October 24th-26th
  • Fine Furnishing Show - Pautucket Armoury RI November 7th-9th 2015

Awards

  • Cantor Memorial Prize - Special Notice (5/2003).  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Charles E. Dutrow Award (5/2003).  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, Pa.
  • The Charles Toppan Prize - Special Notice (5/2003).  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Epstein Sculpture Prize (5/2004).  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Simone C. Titone Prize (5/2004).  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, Pa.
  • The Charles Toppan Prize (5/2004).  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 2009 - 1st place Winner of Bucks County Sculpture Showcase. Hosted by the Bucks County Gallery of Fine Art in New Hope, Pa.  Show juried by Ellen Landis, Curator of Grounds For Sculpture. 
  • 2014 - Best In Show - New Product Debut/Innovational Design

Collections and Commissions

  • 2007. St. Anthony’s of Padua, Ambler, Pa.  Life size stone carving of Madonna and child instated in Madonna chapel.
  • Robert and Toni Carlino. Springfield, Pa.  Three figure bronze fountain.  

Teaching

  • Allen’s Lane Art center, Wood and Stone Carving instruction. 2007- 2008
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Wood and Stone Carving 2008- 2009

Organizations and Boards

  • Sherman Mills Arts Council (smArts) Board Member at large 2005 – 2006
  • Chairman of the board 2006 – 2008
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Alumni Board 2008-2009
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